leucoplast

noun
leu·co·plast | \ˈlü-kə-ˌplast \

Definition of leucoplast 

: a colorless plastid especially in the cytoplasm of interior plant tissues that is potentially capable of developing into a chloroplast

First Known Use of leucoplast

1886, in the meaning defined above

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